Description: 7 and 8, Chestnut Crescent
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286616
OS Grid Reference: TQ0927962636
OS Grid Coordinates: 509279, 162636
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3523, -0.4321
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE CHESTNUT CRESCENT
10/41 Nos. 7 and 8
Handed almshouse pair. Circa 1929 by Maurice Webb. Red brick with plain tiled
roof. End ridge stacks, rubbed brick coping to gable ends. 1 storey with parapet
breaking through eaves on outer bays; 3 bays, one 3-light sash in outer bays.
Central pier with projecting pilaster, arched recesses to either side, 1 casement
in each. Part glazed doors in sides of recess bays approached by flight of 2
steps. 3 bay trabeated colonnade with square brick piers and wooden lintels,
dado walls to outer bays connecting Nos.7 to 8 with Nos. 3 to 6 to south west.
Chestnut Crescent was added to the original octagonal plan of Whiteley village
with the buildings designed in similar style.
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: TQ0927962636
Source: English Heritage
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